Central Tennessee Open Series set to Open on Percy Priest Lake
ATHENS, Ala. – The Central Tennessee Division of the 2019 Bass Pro Shops Open Series operated by American Bass Anglers will open the season on February 24, 2019 on Percy Priest Lake in Mt. Juliet, TN.
The competitors will launch at Fate Sanders Ramp located at 3157 Weakley Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122. Registration begins at 4 p.m. local time at with the tournament briefing to begin at Fate Sanders Ramp at 6:30 p.m. Friday evening.
To register for this tournament, Click Here!
To enter, anglers fishing the Boater Division pay $210 with co-anglers paying $105. The payout for all events will be based on the number of entries, for one-day divisional events, $5000 will go to the winning boater based on a minimum of 60 boats, for each 2-day Area Championship $10,000 for boaters and $5,000 for co-anglers based on 100 boats. Anglers fishing the Boater Division may weigh in up to five bass. Co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater, and co-angler competitors may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Nitro Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, Power Pole, Berkley and ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Division: Tennessee Central
Dates: 2/23/2019 For Registration and 2/24/2019 For Tournament
Lake: Percy Priest
Launch Ramp: Fate Sanders, Ramp Address: 3157 Weakley Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Entry Fee Boater/Co-Angler: $210/$105
Limit: 5 bass per boat
Size Limit:15" Largemouth Bass, 18” Smallmouth Bass, and 12” Spotted Bass
Take Off: 6:30 am or Safelight
Weigh In: 3:00 pm
To Be Determined
Late Fee Applies: February 20, 2019
Time Zone: Central
NO LOCKING ALLOWED
The Stage Trailer
3157 Weakley Lane
Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Phone # 256-230-5633
The Registration & Briefing for this event will be held at the stage trailer on Friday, February 23, 2019. Located at 3157 Weakley Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm with the meeting at 6:30 pm local time.
All anglers are required to have in their possession a valid TN Freshwater Fishing License. To purchase a Tennessee fishing license call (888) 891-8972 or online https://www.gooutdoorstennessee.com/
For more information on this tournament, call Shelby McElyea, tournament manager, at 256-230-5633 or ABA at 256-232-0406. Online, see www.americanbassanglers.com
About American Bass Anglers - American Bass Anglers is committed to providing low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler while offering an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers and all their bass tournament trails visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers is sponsored by: Bass Pro Shops, Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, Nitro Boats, Tracker Boats, MotorGuide, Garmin, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Engel Coolers, Four Roses Bourbon, Lucas Oil, Optima Batteries, Maui Jim, and Power-Pole. Mailing address: American Bass Anglers, Inc, PO Box 475, Athens, AL 35612 PH (256) 232-0406.
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